Byng shooting suspect claims self-defense

Pontotoc County Sheriff’s deputies are joined by members of area law enforcement agencies in the search for an armed suspect wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in the Byng area Friday night. The suspect was later identified as Zachary Perkins, 20, of Ada.

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Richard R. Barron is Chief Photographer for The Ada News. Richard has been at the News since October 1988. Prior to coming to Ada, Richard worked as staff photographer for The Shawnee News-Star. Richard attended Oklahoma University.